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Stakeholder Analysis Template

by Brack, Rodney

This template shows the impact of stakeholders' attitudes, activity, power and interest in determining stakeholder engagement strategies...

  • Filetype: xls
  • Keywords:Tools and Templates, DMAIC: Define
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Cause & Effects Rating Matrix

by Okon, Stephen

This tool is used to help decide which inputs from a Cause & Effects/Fishbone diagram should be addressed first. (Tab 1) Rank major categories of the output first, and then rate the inputs against the weighted output categories. (Tab 2) Copy the results a..

  • Filetype: xls
  • Keywords:Tools and Templates, DMAIC: Analyze
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Disenos de Experimentos Factoriales (Spanish language Full Factorial DOE)

by Stutz, Ricardo

Esta herramienta se puede utilizar para medir los resultados de combinaciones multiples de factores...

  • Filetype: xls
  • Keywords:Tools and Templates, DMAIC: Improve
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Performance Gap Matrix template

by McCain, Cecelia

The performance gap matrix is used to identify the performance gaps between one organization and a best practice leader by reducing data to common denominators. Complete instructions are included in the file...

  • Filetype: doc
  • Keywords:Tools and Templates, DMAIC: Define
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Virtual (CNC) Machine Spreadsheet

by Christolear, Dean

This spreadsheet simulates a Computer Numerical Control (CNC) shaft machining operation. Changes can be made to the Spindle Speed, Feed Rate and Depth of Cut. A single pass or double pass program can be selected. You can Copy/Paste the resulting data into..

  • Filetype: xls
  • Keywords:Tools and Templates, DMAIC: Improve
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Sigma and Cost of Quality Calculator

by Maxwell, Steve

This is a quick tool which can be used anytime in a Six Sigma project which automatically calculates the sigma levels and cost of quality based upon units produced, units consumed, defects and unit price. This tool is pretty basic but is handy when you ne..

  • Filetype: xls
  • Keywords:Tools and Templates
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Assignable Cause Log Template

by McCain, Cecelia

The Assignable Cause Log is used with process measures and control plans to document out-of-control situations occurring from nonrandom or assignable causes. A separate log is maintained for each control plan measure.Write the name of the measure in the C..

  • Filetype: doc
  • Keywords:Tools and Templates, DMAIC: Control
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Problem Analysis Using Pareto Chart

This is a quick and very basic tool which can be used to capture and analyze problem occurrences..

  • Filetype: xls
  • Keywords:Tools and Templates, DMAIC: Define
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Quincunx Simulator

by Christolear, Dean

This spreadsheet allows the user to perform experiments using the classic bead drop method of a Quincunx. Red beads are held in the container at the top of the page. A funnel at the bottom of the container allows one bead to be dropped into the Quincunx...

  • Filetype: xls
  • Keywords:Tools and Templates, DMAIC: Analyze
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COPQ Template

by Burke, Jamie

This template can be used to document and create a baseline of costs associated with materials, and resources along with failure costs such as internal failures, external failures, appraisal costs and prevention costs...

  • Filetype: xls
  • Keywords:Tools and Templates, DMAIC: Measure

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